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Last refreshed on: 19 February 2015
Main ID:  NCT00753103
Date of registration: 15/09/2008
Prospective Registration: No
Primary sponsor: University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Public title: Anti-Cytokine Therapy for Vasculitis ACTIVE
Scientific title: Phase II Pilot Cohort Study to Investigate the Safety and Efficacy of Infliximab as Additional Therapy in the Treatment if Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasm Antibody Associated Vasculitis
Date of first enrolment: January 2003
Target sample size: 37
Recruitment status: Completed
Study type:  Interventional
Study design:  Allocation: Non-Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment  
Phase:  Phase 2
Countries of recruitment
United Kingdom
Name:     Lorraine Harper, PhD
Affiliation:  University of Birmingham
Key inclusion & exclusion criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

- Either newly diagnosed or relapsed ANCA associated vasculitis (Wegener's
granulomatosis, microscopic polyangiitis, renal limited vasculitis)

Exclusion Criteria:

- Active infection

- Malignancy

- Pregnancy

- Diagnosis of Churg-Strauss syndrome or anti-glomerular basement membrane antibody

Age minimum: 18 Years
Age maximum: N/A
Gender: Both
Health Condition(s) or Problem(s) studied
Microscopic Polyangiitis
Renal Limited Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Biological: Infliximab
Drug: Azathioprine
Drug: Cyclophosphamide
Drug: Methylprednisolone
Drug: Mycophenolate mofetil
Drug: Prednisolone
Procedure: Plasma exchange
Primary Outcome(s)
Time to clinical remission (Birmingham Vasculitis Activity Score 0 or 1) [Time Frame: 0, 6, 10, 14, 26, 39 and 52 weeks]
Secondary Outcome(s)
Adverse events [Time Frame: Weeks 2, 6, 10, 14, 26, 39, 52]
Renal function [Time Frame: Weeks 0, 2, 6, 10, 14, 26, 39, 52]
Vasculitis Damage Index Score [Time Frame: Weeks 0, 14, 26, 39, 52]
Secondary ID(s)
Source(s) of Monetary Support
Please refer to primary and secondary sponsors
Secondary Sponsor(s)
Ethics review
Results available:
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